Viru bog nature trail (3.5 km)

Harju County, Lahemaa National Park
To protect the vegetation and soil we ask hikers to keep on the boardwalk. Cycling on the boardwalk is not allowed!
The trail introduces the vegetation and terrain characteristic of the raised bog in Estonia.
Phoneˇ+372 676 7010, +372 329 5555
Type of objectStudy trail
Parking facilitiesparking for 10 cars
AmenitiesThe boardwalk of the trail is renovated in 2013 with the help of ERDF: the trail is accessible by wheelchair (also with pram) up to the tower – 1410 metres (800 m of gravel cover and 610 m of wide boardwalk). The boardwalk may be slippery when wet.
The trail is supplied with the information boards.
Camping facilities Camping and campfire on Kalmeoja campfire site.
Campfire site yes
Wheelchair accessibility The trail is accessible by wheelchair until the observation tower (1410 m).
The observation towers first platform is accessible by wheelchair with assistance.
Dry toilet accessible with wheelchair in the beginning of the trail.
Hiking options yes
SightsVegetation and terrain characteristic of the raised bog in Estonia
Additional informationCamping and campfire possibility at Kalmeoja campfire site
Restrictions View the restrictions on visiting Lahemaa National Park here.
LocationStarts on Tallinn–Narva road, drive 1 km towards Loksa. Object no. 23 on recreation area map.
Driving directionsDrive 52 km on Tallinn–Narva road (Road no. E20), turn left (sign “Võsu 22, Loksa 15”). Drive 1 km to the parking area to the right of the road (sign “Viru raba”). The trail starts from the parking area. 
Geographic coordinatesLong-Lat WGS 84
latitude: 59.464375
longitude: 25.638328
L-EST 97 x: 6592980.2 y: 592885.9